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Mama Cucina

4028 Cox Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060-6701
+1 804-346-3350
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (40 reviews)
“bread” (38 reviews)
“prosciutto” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
Italian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4028 Cox Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060-6701
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a great time with friends Service and food was great and i will be going back servers did not rush us or bother us to many times

Thank myfabjewels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been here a number of times. The food is always good, and I don't think I've ever finished an entree -- portions are MOST generous! (The veal was a little tough, though. Next time I'll stick to the seafood pastas.) And friendly, competent service...More

Thank Doug S
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Best Italian in Richmond hands down. The food is always point in with friendly knowledgeable service.

Thank Wmoja
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

We are new to Richmond and went to Mama Cucina’s because we found on line it was dog friendly on its outside patio. So glad we did! The owner and staff were friendly and welcoming, and the food was amazing from bread, salad, to the...More

Thank hokie77
Nick P, Owner at Mama Cucina, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2018

Thank you so much for your nice words. It was a pleasure speaking to you and your husband. I'm so happy you enjoyed your Rigatoni Rosa, it's a favorite for sure! Hope to see you soon!!

Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Okay so we came in Saturday night around 730. The owner works the front and gets the customers seated fairly quickly. Of course the place is packed inside and out .no surprise..prices are downright cheap for the quantity and caliber of food. We had the...More

Thank DaveofBlueRidge
Nick P, Owner at Mama Cucina, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you for your kind words, we take great pride in our homemade sausage. It was a pleasure speaking with you Saturday night!

Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Disgusting food and the worst service. We got Pasta and chicken parmigiana we could not eat because the waitress didn’t give us enough time to choose our meal so we had to settle with some thing random. And their Sause tastes like metal for a...More

Thank gazi b
Nick P, Owner at Mama Cucina, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

1st review in 6 years and it was for the #1 restaurant on trip advisor in Glen Allen... Seems legit.

Reviewed July 2, 2018

We were passing thru Glen Allen for the evening. Found Mama Cucina thru Trip Advisor. It was everything posted by others. Friendly, family owned restaurant with delicious, plentiful portions. Family style salad with entrees that was refreshing. Seasoned olive oil served with bread was amazing!...More

Thank suzettedonleavy
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

First time here, and we stopped for lunch. Pasta was great and the portion was huge! Waitress wasn’t very friendly and came and went way too quick.

Thank techgmu
Reviewed June 25, 2018

One of the few things my wife and I miss about living in the West End is Mama Cucina. If coming for lunch, be prepared to wait. It is popular, and for good reason. The food is consistently delicious, with great prices, and huge portions....More

Thank John C
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

From the minute you walk in you are greeted with friendly and attentive staff. I have been here many times, moved away but was back for a business trip this time. I love the casual atmosphere, relaxed and friendly, after all I'm here for the...More

Thank scottpQ9329ER
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May 15, 2015|
Response from nickPanos54 | Property representative |
Yes it is. I recommend calling and making a reservation and we'll keep you more toward the door where it is easiest. (804) 346-3350 Hope to hear from you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4028 Cox Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060-6701
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Glen Allen
  • Phone Number: +1 804-346-3350
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